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Liechtenstein Workshop of Sustainable Finance 2022

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Thursday, 22.09.2022
08:30 - 17:45
Hybrid Event: Online & On campus, in English


The Institute for Finance at the University of Liechtenstein is pleased to announce a call for papers for an academic conference on sustainable finance, which will be held on September 22nd, 2022 by the University of Liechtenstein.

Workshop Programme

08.30-08.35 Welcome and Introduction
Prof. Dr. Marco J. Menichetti, Chair in Business
Administration, Banking and Financial Management,
Institute for Finance, University of Liechtenstein

Paper Presentations and Discussion
15 min. Paper Presentation
8 min. Discussant I (one of the other speakers)
8 min. Discussant II (Expert from VP Bank)
8 min. Audience

08.35-09.15 Speaker #1:
Labor Exposure to Climate Risk and Capital Deepening
Xiao Zhangbing, UBC Sauder, School of Business, Vancouver, Canada

09.20-10.00 Speaker #2:
The Economics of Sustainability Linked Bonds
Tony Berrada, University of Geneva, Switzerland

10.05-10.45 Speaker #3
Emerging strategic issues and novel skills acquisition:
A learning-by-hiring perspective
Niklas Graumann, Universtiy of Hamburg, Germany

10.45 - 11.00 COFFEE BREAK

11.00-11.40 Speaker #4
Responsible Investing and Stock Allocation
Marie Brière, Paris Dauphine University, France; Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

11.45-12.25 Speaker #5
Do investors consider greenhouse gas emissions in their equity risk assess-ments?
Alix Auzepy, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Germany

12.25-13.10 LUNCH BREAK

Paper Presentations and Discussion

13.10-13.50 Speaker #6
Shifting the Trillions - The Impact of Green Fund Flows on Stock Prices
Stefan Jacob, University of Augsburg, Germany

13.55-14.35 Speaker #7
The consequences of financial leverage: Certified B Corporations’ advantages compared to common commercial firms
Nadja Guenster, University of Muenster

14.40-15.20 Speaker #8
Low-carbon mutual funds
Stefano Ramelli, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland

15.20-15.35 COFFEE BREAK

15.35-16.15 Speaker #9
Ethics and Banking: Do Banks Divest Their Kind?
Diego Pérez Guisande, University College Dublin, Ireland

16.20-17.00 Speaker #10
Sustainability: Performance, Preferences, and Beliefs
Valentin Luz, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Germany

Award Ceremony

17.05-17.35 Award Ceremony

  • Best Paper Award: VP Bank AG, Vaduz
  • Impact Award: LIFE Klimastiftung Liechtenstein, Vaduz
  • NEW: Climate Finance Award: Liechtenstein LIFE Assurance AG, Ruggell

17.35-17.40 Closing Words


(programme subject to changes)



Target Audience

  • Practitioners in Politics, Economy and Administration
  • Academics in the Field of Finance
  • Students and Graduates

Information Contact

Prof. Dr. Marco J. Menichetti
Dr. Othar Kordsachia


Participation on site: CHF 80.- per person including coffee breaks, sandwiches for lunch and farewell apéro, advanced registration required.
Participation via Zoom: free of costs, advanced registration required.


Sep 15, 2022


The General Terms and Conditions apply by submitting a binding registration.
Details on Right of Withdrawal/Cancellation and Dropout as well as Substitute Participants are regulated in the General Terms and Conditions.